Thursday, May 4th

12-1 pm, Caroline Gerdes, An Oral History of the Ninth Ward

1–2 pm, Nyocki Harrison, Myluv's Special Hair


Friday, May 5th

1-2 pm, Veron Smith, The Littlest Streetcar

2-3 pm, David Cappello, The People's Grocer: John G. Schwegmann, New Orleans, and the Making of the  Modern Retail World

4–5 pm, Phlip Gould & Herman Fussilier, Ghosts of Good Times : Louisiana Dance Halls Past and Present


Saturday, May 6th

12–1 pm, Jerry Strahan, Lucky Dogs: From Bourbon Street to Beijing and Beyond

1-2 pm, Jon McCarthy, Hard Roll: A Paramedic’s Perspective of Life and Death in New Orleans

2-3 pm, Tom McDermott, Five Lines, No Waiting: Limericks & Sketches

3–4 pm, Laura Cayouette, The Hidden Huntsman

​4-5 pm, Stacey Balkun, Lost City Museum


Sunday, May 7th

12-1 pm, Todd-Michael St. Pierre, Chicory and Roux: The Creole Mouse and the Cajun Mouse

1-2 pm, Kathleen Schrenk, A Dog Steals Home

2–3 pm, Elizabeth Pearce, Drink Dat New Orleans: A Guide to the Best Cocktail Bars, Neighborhood Pubs, and All-Night Dives

3-4 pm, Fred LeBlanc​, Fred the New Orleans Drummer Boy

​4-5 pm, Joshua Jelly-Shapiro, Island People: The Carribbean and the World

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2017
New Orleans Gulf South Booksellers Association Author Signing Schedule*

*Schedule is subject to change. If you miss a signing, check with the Book Tent staff for signed copies.

Friday, April 28th

1-2:30*, Alyn Shipton, Life in Jazz 
                                                    * In The Grandstand

2–3 pm, Michael Allen Zell, Law & Desire

3-4 pm, Michael Urban, New Orleans Rhythm and Blues After Katrina: Music, Magic and Myth

Saturday, April 29th

12–1 pm, Peggy Scott Laborde, Fair Grounds Through the Lens: Photographs and Memories of Horse Racing in New Orleans

​1-2 pm, Miriam Davis, The Axeman of New Orleans

2–3 pm, Michael Tisserand, Krazy: George Herriman, a Life in Black and White

4-5 pm, Johnette Downing, Petit Pierre and the Floating Marsh5-6 pm, Bill Loehfelm, Let the Devil Out


Sunday, April 30th

3-4 pm, Elizabeth Pearce, Drink Dat New Orleans: A Guide to the Best Cocktail Bars, Neighborhood Pubs, and All-Night Dives